Readings & LecturesSaturday, November 3rd, 12:30 PM
Winner of the 2017 National Poetry series, trans poet Jos Charles’s revolutionary second collection of poetry, feeld, features a transliteration of English that acts...
Workshops & DiscussionsSaturday, November 3rd, 1:00 PM–3:00 PM
All experience levels are welcome to a discussion and creative workshop moderated by Poetry Foundation Library Coordinator Maggie Queeney. To celebrate the fall changes in...
ScreeningsMonday, November 5th, 7:00 PM–8:00 PM
Commemorate 100 years since the World War I Armistice with a first-look screening of Three World War I Poems, created in partnership by the...
Readings & LecturesSaturday, November 10th, 1:00 PM
Join two-time US Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Natasha Trethewey as she unveils Monument: Poems New and Selected, her first retrospective.
Readings & LecturesMonday, November 12th, 7:00 PM
Anne Waldman is a touchstone of the lively and experimental wings of the New American Poetry, particularly the Beat and New York school communities,...
PerformancesWednesday, November 14th, 7:00 PM
Fonema Consort delves into the expressive musical potential that lies in the convergence of painting and language in a program of works that take...
Extended HoursSaturday, November 17th, 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
The Poetry Foundation Library is open to the public on select Saturdays. Browse our collection of more than 30,000 books of poetry, including 2,500...
Workshops & DiscussionsMonday, November 19th, 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
All experience levels are welcome to a discussion and creative writing workshop led by Maggie Queeney, Library Coordinator. In November, we will discuss poetry...
Extended HoursTuesday, November 20th, 4:00 PM–7:00 PM
The Poetry Foundation Library is open to the public prior to our November Open Door Reading. Browse our collection of more than 30,000 books of...
Readings & LecturesTuesday, November 27th, 7:00 PM
The Poetry Foundation selected Kristen Tracy's poetry manuscript, Half-Hazard, as the winner of the 2017 Emily Dickinson First Book Award. Bob Hicok's ninth collection,...
Library: Special Saturday Hours
Saturday, October 20, 11AM – 4PM